• Application Form               Letter to Employer                Scholarship Application

    Opelika’s 20 Under 40 program is looking for 20 outstanding people under the age of 40 who live in Opelika, love Opelika, and have a vested interest in shaping the direction of this city’s future. The 20 Under 40 Program is dedicated to developing leaders by providing opportunities:

    1. To learn about community and government affairs while giving back to the community through a class service project
    2. To develop professionally through training and skill-based learning initiatives
    3. To engage and connect with each other as well as forge relationships with local business and organization leaders

    To apply, applicants MUST complete the application and provide two letters of reference about why you would be a good class member. The application and two letters of reference can be e-mailed to Mackenzie Poole at mackenzie@opelikachamber.com or turned in at the Opelika Chamber at 601 Avenue A, Opelika, Alabama.

    The deadline for submission is April 30, 2021.

    For more information, contact:
    Mackenzie Poole
    Telephone: 334.745.4861
    Email: mackenzie@opelikachamber.com


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  •          2020-2021 Class Members

    Alycia Baggett                     Auburn University

    Will Black                            CMG Mortgage

    Richard Bright                      Zazu Gastropub

    Kristyn Bush                        Opelika City Schools

    Kristen Cotter                       Opelika Utilities

    Allison Duke                         City of Opelika Police Department

    Alyssa Foreman                   The Knee High Foundation

    Kim Golden                           Vizion Driven Communities

    Marlana Inman                      East Alabama Medical Center

    Adam Johnson                      VCOM Auburn

    Anita Jolley                            Chicken Salad Chick

    Russell Jones                        City of Opelika

    Natasha Kelly - Humphrey    Providence Baptist Church

    Patrice Lipscomb                  City of Opelika

    Lee McInnis                           City of Opelika

    Micah Melnick                        BigHouse Foundation

    Carter Pitts                             Economy Air & Heating

    Alyson Skinner                       Southern Union State Community College

    Caitlyn Traffanstedt                East Alabama Medical Center

    Ken Ward                               Opelika Main Street




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